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Photo of the Day: Toronto Sunset

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
May 17, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of Toronto's skyline as seen from a high-rise in the Regent Park neighbourhood. Captured by Forum contributor skycandy, this west-facing shot shows a ... read more

High Park Neighbourhood Landmark Getting Condo Makeover

Looking southeast from Annette Street to 260 High Park, Toronto, Medall
May 16, 2019 5:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Declining attendance is a reality that many church congregations face these days, often leading them to tough decisions about what to do with their buildings—buildings which often bring great ... read more

North York Site of M2M Condos Being Cleared for Construction

M2M Condos, Newtonbrook, Aoyuan Property Holdings, Wallman, Toronto
May 16, 2019 2:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Years after redevelopment plans were first floated for Newtonbrook Plaza on Yonge Street at Cummer Avenue in North York, the aging retail plaza is now being cleared for a new high-rise ... read more

KingSett's LuCliff Place Addition Rising Fast at 700 Bay

700 Bay Street, Kingsett Capital, Quadrangle, PCL, Toronto
May 16, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
New towers are rising all across Toronto, but some density increases are more complicated than others. One of the more notable projects under construction in the city is the expansion of the ... read more

Throwback Thursday: East United Condos

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, East United Condos
May 16, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back almost exactly one year for a view of a rising condominium development eat of Toronto's Downtown Core. Back in May 2018, podium levels could be seen ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 16, 2019

May 16, 2019 8:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ford government sought Union Station data, streetcar manuals in subway upload talks; Council votes to oppose Ford's new housing plan amid concerns over affordability, reduced ... read more

Photo of the Day: Perla Towers

Photo of the Day, Mississauga, Pinnacle Uptown: Perla Towers, drone
May 16, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to Mississauga for a view of construction at Perla Towers, part of the Pinnacle Uptown condominium community at Hurontario and Eglinton. Captured by Forum ... read more

Tower-in-the-Park Site at 765 Steeles West to be Intensified

Looking northwest to 765 Steeles Avenue West, image retrieved from Google Earth
May 15, 2019 5:33 pm | by Jake Lisser | Comments
A 'Tower-in-the-Park' rental apartment site at 765 Steeles Avenue West on Toronto's northern edge is proposed to be intensified by owner Starlight Investments. Two new apartment buildings are ... read more

Bazis & Plaza's 1 Yorkville Close To Topping Off in Bloor-Yorkville

1 Yorkville Condos, Toronto, Bazis, Plaza, Roy Varacalli
May 15, 2019 2:22 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another peak is being added to Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville skyline, with structural forming now within a couple levels of completion at Bazis and Plaza's 58-storey 1 ... read more

Plans Revised for Mixed-Use 2 Tecumseth Development

2 Tecumseth, TAS, KPMB Architects, Toronto
May 15, 2019 12:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A plan dating back to 2017 seeking to redevelop 2 Tecumseth in Toronto's Fort York neighbourhood has been revised. After circulation of the original 2017 submission, discussions between the ... read more

20th Annual 'Canstruction' Fights Hunger at TD Centre

CANstruction 2019, Toronto, Daily Bread Food Bank
May 15, 2019 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Yesterday evening marked the awards ceremony for Toronto's 20th annual Canstruction®, a competition pitting architects, engineers, and designers against one another to design and build sculptures ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Budget shortfall puts Toronto Council in uncharted territory; Toronto's streets are getting dirtier, and the city doesn't have the sweepers to keep up; Etobicoke residents laud ... read more

Photo of the Day: Regent Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, Regent Park
May 15, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view from Toronto's Regent Park neighbourhood. Captured by Forum contributor skycandy, this view looks over the Regent Park Athletic Grounds and the new ... read more

Grenadier Square Rental Towers Top Out Near High Park

Grenadier Square, Toronto, High Park Bayview, GWL, Zeidler
May 14, 2019 4:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new residential rental development is taking shape steps from High Park subway station and the park of the same name in Toronto's Bloor West area. Grenadier Square from High Park ... read more

Growth To Watch For 2019: Etobicoke Centre & Bloor West Report Now Available

Growth to Watch For 2019, UrbanToronto, Etobicoke Centre & Bloor West
May 14, 2019 3:52 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
Our annual Growth to Watch For series is back for another year, bigger, taller, and more comprehensive than ever before. Over the course of the year, we're bringing you to ... read more

Purpose-Built Market Rental Complex Coming to Leaside

Sunnybrook Plaza redevelopment, 660 Eglinton East, RioCan, Concert, Toronto
May 14, 2019 11:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The redevelopment of Sunnybrook Plaza at Bayview and Eglinton in Midtown Toronto is moving forward with a recent application for Site Plan Approval. The latest changes to the proposal come in ... read more

Transit City Rising in Vaughan with New Phases Coming

Transit City Condos, Vaughan, SmartCentres, CentreCourt, Diamond Schmitt
May 14, 2019 10:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A year and a half since the Toronto-York Spadina Subway extension brought the City's rapid transit network north into Vaughan, a new downtown is rapidly taking shape around the new northwestern ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019 8:12 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
City demolishes Scarborough hotel once used to house homeless families; Ontario earned $200-million in one year from foreign-buyers tax on real estate, data ... read more

Photo of the Day: Rising Towers

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
May 14, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of new towers rising into the Downtown Toronto skyline. Captured by Forum contributor Razz, this shot looks northwest from high above the Distillery ... read more

CIBC SQUARE's South Tower Growing into Toronto Skyline

CIBC Square, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Adamson, Toronto
May 13, 2019 5:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on the 49-storey first phase of Ivanhoé Cambridge and Hines’ CIBC SQUARE, as the WilkinsonEyre-designed complex's first tower rises across ... read more